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Welcome to Brookwood ...

Brookwood is located in Forsyth County<1>.

The location of Brookwood has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Brookwood is 1,180 feet [360 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Brookwood lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Brookwood is served by one (or more) of the following area codes: (470)<4>, (678) and (770).

Communities Also Named Brookwood ...

While we believe that this Brookwood is located in Forsyth County, we know of another 11 Georgia communities named Brookwood. Those communities are located in the following counties: Bibb, Cobb, DeKalb, Dougherty, Fayette, Floyd, Fulton, Hall, Laurens, Paulding and Troup County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 42 communities that are also named Brookwood - they are located in Alabama (4), Colorado, Illinois, Indiana (2), Louisiana, Maryland (2), Michigan, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina (3), Ohio (2), Pennsylvania, South Carolina (4), Texas, Utah, Virginia (4) and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Brookwood.

Communities near Brookwood ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Brookwood.

  • Roswell [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roswell
    • Roswell [Fulton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Brookwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 95,434 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roswell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roswell<6>
  • Johns Creek [Fulton County]
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    • Johns Creek [Fulton County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Brookwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,192 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Johns Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johns Creek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johns Creek<6>
  • Alpharetta [Fulton County]
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    • Alpharetta [Fulton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Brookwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 67,897 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alpharetta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alpharetta<6>
  • Brookhaven [DeKalb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookhaven
    • Brookhaven [DeKalb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Brookwood
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookhaven
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dunwoody West [DeKalb County]
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      • Dunwoody West [DeKalb County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Brookwood
      • Estimated population in 2015: 48,733 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dunwoody West have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dunwoody West
    • Peachtree Corners [Gwinnett County]
    • Milton [Fulton County]
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      • Milton [Fulton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Brookwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 40,037 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milton<6>
    • Tucker [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tucker
      • Tucker [DeKalb County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Brookwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tucker have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tucker
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tucker<6>
    • Woodstock [Cherokee County]
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      • Woodstock [Cherokee County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Brookwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,625 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodstock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodstock<6>
    • Lawrenceville [Gwinnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lawrenceville
      • Lawrenceville [Gwinnett County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Brookwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,842 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawrenceville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lawrenceville<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Brookwood. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Brookwood.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Brookwood. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Brookwood.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Brookwood. See our Newspapers Page for Brookwood.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brookwood ...

Looking for more information about Brookwood? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Brookwood, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Brookwood.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Forsyth County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Brookwood. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Forsyth County: www.forsythco.com/

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including Forsyth, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Brookwood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Brookwood, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Brookwood) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brookwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0951, Longitude: -84.1766       In this case, the coordinates for Brookwood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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